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35 min ago | Daily Kos
Senate Democrats, led by Majority Leader Harry Reid, are continuing their efforts to expose the Koch brothers and their pernicious influence in our elections.
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1 hr ago | Washington Post
Well, I'm a year older now -- and now I can make that case in just one chart. The chart comes courtesy of a fascinating Pew Research Center study on millennials -- people aged 18-33 -- that details their political leanings, their likes and dislikes and where they stand on hot-button issues.
1 hr ago | Common Dreams
Detroit police officer Deon Nunlee, 40, was charged on three counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct, one count of assault with intent to penetrate, and one count of misconduct while on duty after he allegedly raped a woman who called 911 saying her boyfriend had assaulted her.
3 hrs ago | Truthdig
Saudi Arabia's listing of the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organization and the withdrawal of the Saudi, Kuwaiti and Bahrain ambassadors from Qatar signal a big geopolitical realignment in the Middle East.
4 hrs ago | Daily Kos
In a desperate effort to keep pace with Vladimir Putin as the Russian Federation quickly establishes facts on the ground in Crimea, the Obama administration announced Ukraine interim Prime Minister will be received at the White House Wednesday.
5 hrs ago | Common Dreams
Mikhail Bulgakov 's "The Master and Margarita," a bitter satire of Soviet life at the height of Stalin's purges, captured the surrealist experience of living in a brutal totalitarianism.
6 hrs ago | Capitol Hill Blue
California Attorney General Kamala Harris sought to engage and energize fellow Democrats on Saturday and warned them not to become complacent with their domination of state politics.
One element of the recent California HSR "revised" draft 2012 Business Plan involves looking to one particular means of finance in addition to general fund bond finance and Federal transport grant funding: Cap-and-Trade Program Funds Assembly Bill 32 mandates a reduction of statewide greenhouse gas emissions to 1990 levels by 2020.
Chris Wallace was very upset that President Obama took a day off and went golfing in Florida.
Kossacks I really need your help. I am now a full time caregiver. I recently moved my brother out here from California.
UPDATE: Wings and I are in for $30 via Tonya's GoFundMe site as of this morning.
Bill Purkayastha a dentist and author, has published two books. He is 42, divorced, and lives with three big dogs and a lot of books, especially on military history, science and astronomy, apart from novels - of which many are fantasy, horror and science fiction.
Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer and the other "Left, Right & Center" panelists explore whether Crimea's vote to leave Ukraine for Russia is like Scotland's referendum, Hillary Clinton in 2016, and the debate over the Republican future at the Conservative Political Action Conference.
White House officials say President Obama will designate a 1,665-acre nature preserve on California's coast a national monument.
Multiple reporters have been harassed and beaten while trying to cover efforts by pro-Russian militants to seize areas of Crimea, raising serious concerns about the safety of journalists and their ability to report accurate information just days before Crimeans vote on their political future.
President Abdullah Gul has rejected a suggestion by Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan that Turkey might ban Facebook and Twitter.
I love Saturday mornings, waking up around 4:00 a.m, drinking my coffee, reading news on various blogs and websites.